Rio Olympics: Wrestler Sakshi Malik makes India proud4 min read 18 Aug 2016, 03:21 PM IST
Sakshi Malik's bronze medal feat is a social commentary on Haryana, where women wrestlers are winning laurels, despite overt male chauvinism, skewed gender ratio
New Delhi: The wait is finally over. As Sakshi Malik knelt on the wrestling mat with the Indian flag draped around her, it was a moment of great joy—Malik had won India its first medal, a bronze, at the 2016 Rio Olympics. She is the first female wrestler from India—and the fourth Indian woman—to win a medal at the Olympics.
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